Private Client Paralegal

London (Greater)
Up to £34,000 per annum
30 Apr 2021
28 May 2021
Job Title
Practice Area
Private Client
Contract Type
Full Time

We have just received a fantastic Private Client Paralegal opportunity with a top UK law firm.

Based in the heart of Central London, this top 100 law firm represent high net-worth individuals across a range of Private Client matters. The firm offer a great level of responsibility and have a track record of offering training contracts to their paralegals.

The firm’s fast-growing Tax & Private Client group advise a range of illustrious clients on all aspects of private client issues from the creation of trusts to lasting powers of attorney. As a Private Client Paralegal you will have the opportunity to work alongside the team’s expert group of lawyers on all aspects of private client work.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting with client take on formalities such as drafting of client and matter opening forms, client due diligence and money laundering requirements and preparing draft retainer
  • Assisting with the preparation of annual Trust and Estate Tax Returns and Trust Accounts
  • Drafting of Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection application forms
  • Assisting with the drafting of Wills, Letters of Wishes and trust documentation
  • Legal research

The successful Private Client Paralegal will have excellent academics including at least a 2:1 at degree level and an LLB or GDL certificate. Experience within a private client team is preferable and candidates must be able to demonstrate an interest in this area.

SO if you are looking for an exciting Paralegal role at a top London law firm please apply today!

It is EJ Legal’s policy, as a matter of courtesy to respond to all applications within three working days. However because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. EJ Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients. Thank you.

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